This invaluable guide will solve the perennial “What to wear?” problem for women everywhere.
A woman who is immaculately dressed and impeccably groomed will appear confident, sophisticated, and chic. Witty and informative, Tracy Martin offers practical advice on how to appraise every situation and dress accordingly—from classic to extravagant. Learn how to adapt your style according to your inspirations and personality and avoid fashion faux pas. Starting with the classic Little Black Dress, with tips on how to wear and accessorise it, each part of your wardrobe is explored, from dresses and skirts, suits, and shirts to those all-important bags, shoes, scarves, and jewelry that finish a look perfectly. Plus, don’t forget what’s underneath—your lingerie is just as important as your outfit, and every element of underwear is covered here, including how to obtain a seam-free silhouette. Each part of your wardrobe is explored, from dresses and skirts, suits, and shirts to those all-important bags, shoes, scarves, and jewelry that finish a look perfectly. So whether your style icon is Audrey Hepburn, Grace Coddington, or Kate Moss, you’ll learn how to put together an outfit with confidence and ease, knowing you have just the right picture-perfect look.
Tracy Martin has a passion for fashion. She has featured in and contributed to both specialist and mainstream publications, writing features on design, style and fashion. Tracy often appears on television, including appearances on ITV’s This Morning, Storage Hoarders and The Alan Titchmarsh Show, where she features fashion accessories. She travels worldwide conducting lectures on the history of fashion as well as what we should be buying now as a fashion investment for the future. Her books include 'The Bare Essentials', and 'The Little Black Dress' (CICO Books), 'High Heel Heaven' (Ryland Peters & Small) and 'Collectable Names and Designs in Fashion'. The author is based in Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, UK.